The table below looks at the statistics for MSDE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSDE over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE)
Rank - 120 -
Contract jobs citing MSDE 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.041% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
557 490 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.13% 19.86% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 245 271
Average daily rate £387 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.91% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Average hourly rate £47.50 £13.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+245.45% -54.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%

MSDE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSDE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

MSDE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland